8 months MOVIEGOER: Producers urged, ‘Get ready for Pista!’ MB |Ent
JUST A THOUGHT: ‘Smiles are the language of love.’ –David Hare • • • GET READY FOR PISTA: Next to the Metro Manila Film Festival held every December, Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino (PPP) is the most anticipated event in the local film community. This year, its proponent, the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) has announced that the PPP shall be held from Sept. 12 to 18, a week-long showcase of only Filipino films in all cinemas nationwide. The early announcement, made in January, provides ample time for producers to plan their projects. It’s time to buckle down to ... more